Category Archives: Philanthropy

Reed digs into service

Matthews – Mint Hill Weekly Posted by Crystal O’Gorman on June 19, 2015 in News Mint Hill troop member earns Eagle Scout rank MINT HILL – Jill Reed said her son, Thomas, enjoyed playing outdoors and chasing lizards and frogs … Continue reading

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Teen collects ‘buddies’ for kids in need

Matthews – Mint Hill Weekly Posted by Crystal O’Gorman on June 19, 2015 in News Emily Sharpe still has a handmade pink fleece blanket with little ducks on it that a woman from her church gave her 10 years ago, … Continue reading

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Special Olympics Gymnastics team headed to summer games

Matthews – Mint Hill Weekly Posted by Crystal O’Gorman on May 22, 2015 in News MATTHEWS – Connie Mulroy beamed with excitement as she discussed her first-year Special Olympics Gymnastic team’s accomplishments. “They totally rocked qualifiers,” the Matthews resident said. … Continue reading

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Charlotte named Community for Wildlife; south Charlotte leads pack

South Charlotte Weekly Posted by Crystal O’Gorman on May 18, 2015 in News National Wildlife Federation recognizes 41 south Charlotte neighborhoods Several hundred people celebrated Charlotte being named as a “Community Wildlife Habitat” by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) at … Continue reading

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Children’s Home Society helps local families, children

South Charlotte Weekly Posted by Crystal O’Gorman on May 8, 2015 in News Nonprofit organization finds homes for foster children in North Carolina More than 400 people attended Children’s Home Society of North Carolina’s “A Place to Call Home Luncheon” … Continue reading

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